New York Times - California News
News about California, including commentary and archival articles published in The New York Times.
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California lawmakers have approved a measure that would make the state the first to impose a ban on single-use plastic bags.
The state, adhering to a court order, is proposing to stop keeping most mentally ill prisoners in their windowless cells for 23 hours a day.
Some good reads for the holiday weekend.